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people sick across the u.s. at an alarming rate this year. cook county has seen its first death at the number of cases also increased by 30 percent. based on the current trend this year may become the most severe on record. viral meningitis can cause flow like symptoms. from viruses to bacteria that it is a disease from a brand of cheese being sold in illinois that can make people very ill. an aggressive response from the united states tonight u.s. warships are awaiting on the libyan coast.ot sfilodour [♪...] >> i've been training all year for the big race in chicago, but i can only afford one trip. and i just found out my best friend is getting married in l.a. there's no way i'm missing that. then i heard about hotwire and i realized i could actually afford both trips. see, when really nice hotels have unsold rooms, they use hotwire to fill them. so i got my four-star hotels for half-price! >> men: ♪ h-o-t-w-i-r-e ♪ ♪ hotwire.com ♪ >> announcer: save big on car rentals too, from $12.95 a day. excuse us, while we change into something more comfortable. cool. introd
an official update from either side since 9:00 this morning but both cbs and see 2 u. s official said they are optimistic that they would strike a deal today. now negotiators have gone out to dinner class's will not be in session tomorrow. >> doing something passed is not the way to go. haste makes waste. >> it appears that the teachers will remain on strike a fifth day friday as the negotiations continue at the chicago hilton. the union boss karen lewis said she was optimistic that they would make a deal today but they have some delegates who need some time to approve the plan. the house of delegates meeting has been scheduled for 2:00 p.m. tomorrow anticipating school and union officials come to agree on two issues separating them- evaluation and the retiring of laid off teachers. cbs said there top priority is the return to class. union officials say they believe that classes will resume on monday but will likely take a week or more before 26,000 members vote to ratify a new contract. rev. jesse jackson visited both sides of the negotiations this afternoon and at it 4:00 news br
of point-1-7 when he allegedly sped through a stop sign and slammed into an s-u-v carrying three men. romo's pick up truck "t-boned" the s-u-v so hard, it separated the floor from the chassis and sent the vehicle skidding into another parked car. all four men were taken to area hospitals with non life- threatening injuries. a homeless man was hit and killed when he tried running across the eisenshower expressway saturday night. 40 year-old vincent daeea was hit by a westbound car around eight-thirty. police aren't sure why he was running across the highway. he was pronounced dead at the scene. traffic was diverted off the road at independence and back on at cicero while the accident was investigated. so far there are no charges against the driver who hit daeea. it was an auction for the history books. there was a huge turnout in dixon on the first day of the horse auction on the property of former comptroller rita crundwell. she's facing a federal charge of stealing more than 50-million dollars from the city -- over the course of two decades. her horses are world-renowned. 2-thousand peopl
for a fe quote or find one at 888-allstate. that's 888-allstate. authorities investigating the u.s. consulate killings in libya have postponed their trip to the region as violence rages on. thousands of protesters across the world have taken to the streets, fueled by an anti- islam film released by an american filmmaker. cristina mutchler reports. anti-u-s protests following the u-s consulate killings in libya have spread even further across the globe. in australia, hundreds of protesters demonstrated outside of the american consulate in sydney. in the middle east, thousands of muslims have taken to the streets. fbi officials investigating the killings in benghazi have put off their visit until the volatile region is safer. the members of the security council condemned in the strongest terms the series of violent attacks against embassies and consulate premises of member states in multiple locations. protesters are raging over an anti-islam film *this* american filmmaker has put out. nakoula basseley nakoula has been interviewed by authorities. in his weekly address, presid
. the seventh u.s. circuit court simply denied the request and did not offer an explanation he was sentenced to six and a half years behind bars on corruption charges he is scheduled for release in july of next year a catholic priest in suburban evergreen park has resigned after being accused of sexual misconduct. he stepped down from his duties the archdiocese of chicago received a report in june saying miller was sexually involved with a minor at st. leonard perish more than 30 years ago the archdiocese has reported the case to d c f s and is sending a report to the vatican he is banned from performing any public ministry. musicians in management with the chicago symphony orchestra prepared to cut a deal concerts' are back on what the new contract gets final approval. the musicians went on strike just two hours before their scheduled performance. the terms of the proposed deal is not yet released. coming up, fire for a controversial book about relationships and trying to make chicago the world's most connected city, the mayor's plan to bring free wifi to a place near you. jim ramsey says
early clearing by tomorrow night. high temperature in the 50s. areas of frost with winds subsiding. by sunday, mostly sunny skies, continued cool with the high temperature of 15 degrees below the normal. so we're looking at readings probably low to mid 50s on sunday. winds will be dying down a bit. the wind will make the air on saturday feel very uncomfortable particularly saturday morning. this is saturday morning, isn't it? >> we're into it. >> we're into it. well give it a few hours yet. but the winds will be kicking up as the rain redevelops coming out of west. a sloppy start for the day once the sun comes up. it does improve in the afternoon a little bit. >> back with the seven-day later on? >> seven-day coming up. >> sounds good. >> all right. >> in tonight's medical watch, safer surgery. you should worry less about going under the knife. surgical procedures from 87 different studies from all over the world. they found postanesthesia deaths declined 90% since 1970. the risk of dying of any cause on the surgery plummeted 88%. the stats show you are more li
diplomats killed in an attack on the u.s. embassy in libya. but a chicago group receives a congressional gold medal decades after heroic action in war and we are in for a great weekend but much cooler temperatures are coming our way. [♪...] >> i've been training all year for the big race in chicago, but i can only afford one trip. and i just found out my best friend is getting married in l.a. there's no way i'm missing that. then i heard about hotwire and i realized i could actually afford both trips. see, when really nice hotels have unsold rooms, they use hotwire to fill them. so i got my four-star hotels for half-price! >> men: ♪ h-o-t-w-i-r-e ♪ ♪ hotwire.com ♪ >> announcer: save big on car rentals too, from $12.95 a day. útpúmp1@ñ@íñuóhñpw?÷o3ól?xÑnop]ñ÷?v?@g;í0óíúúç0loíúk6@uvmxwúçktxwúñÑéçp÷ó ♪ ♪ ♪ pop goes the world ♪ ♪ it goes something like this ♪ [ female announcer ] pop in a whole new kind of clean with new tide pods... just one removes more stains than the 6 next leading pacs combined. pop in. stand out.at lea
will be open to students from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. during a strike. parents are encouraged to use the c-p-s sites as a last resort.. but no child will be turned away. log on to our website.. wgn-tv dot com slash weblinks.. and information on which schools will be open. they'll be staffed by non-union employees.. including principals. there won't be any classroom instruction, but activities will be offered and supplies provided. in addition.. 60 churches and faith-based centers are extending their "safe haven" programs. the chicago park district and the y-m-c-a will also offer activities during a strike. >> regardless of whether or not teachers strike tomorrow students at charter schools will be attending classes concerned parents have flooded phone lines at the city's 119 charter schools with questions about how a strike will affect their children but the united neighborhood organization which operates charters says this is a battle between the organization says it the almost 50,000 students served by their schools will be in class monday morning no matter what >> no one wants this to happ
or genetics but she is hoping to solve the mystery with more research. >> asay my life in my eighties is '80s but so was my life in my '70's and 60's. i'm able to do things that i did not think i would be able to do at this stage. if you would like to learn more about enrolling in the study check out our website. >> the longer the weekend the closer we get to apparently rain is on the way. the workweek starts with showers. pastor corey brooks walking across the country on a crusade. we w every load of laundry is worth about $200. really? one cap of downy protects $200 worth of clothes. prove it to me. ultra downy softeners protect fibers. there's no comparison. nice downy's pretty much saving our clothes. yeah, ultra downy saves loads. [ female announcer ] over the years your mouth has sipped, snacked, ...yellowed... lived, loved ...yellowed... chatted, chewed, ...yellowed. and over all those years, your teeth...have yellowed. fact is, if you're not whitening, you're yellowing. crest 3d white whitestrips remove over ten years of stains by going
of chilly temperatures at least relatively chilly. indoor readings expected in the '70s that will be followed once again by more temperatures expected to be in the '80s do point temperatures some of you in the western suburbs may have temperatures in the low 50s. some of these were fairly strong and in fact we had severe reports through parts of northern indiana. there is a severe thunderstorm watch which continues in effect until midnight as you can see it does affect parts of illinois down into oklahoma and strong storms continue to occur even at this time. there have been 25 severe weather reports throughout the entire region. it should be a relatively quiet night now with continued cloudy conditions for a while clouds will break up later on tonight low temperature 54 in the suburbs to about 61 in the downtown area for tomorrow if you morning clouds than sunny skies wins a little breezy 10-18 mi. per hour saturday night mostly cloudy we could get a little showers saturday evening but it doesn't amount to much, low temperatures in the upper '40's and low 50s downtown.
since the 1970's, how the john wayne gacy investigation helped file that cold case. gov quinn wants to bring a casino to chicago again. make sure you have a jacket for the weekend. we could see the coolest weather in five months. ot sfilodour for u.n.emma 18 year-old adele dahoud will remain in custody after he awaits trial while a federal judge decided today that the teenager provides too much of a threat to public safety. he is accused of trying to designate what he thought was a car bomb outside of a west loop bar friday night the bomb was a fake and the man who gave it to him was an undercover fbi agent according to the fbi the alleged attempted bombing was the culmination of months of planning by him during which the agency says he made a list of 29 potential targets in chicago then scatter the targets to see which one would wreak the most devastation but it's a tactic used by the fbi during the investigation that the suspect's attorney said is cause for concern. the u.s. attorney's office argued today that the evidence not only shows that he was the instigator every step alo
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s today a nice recovery from cool morning lows preconceived and in lows. we will tell you a lot about cool air that is taking shape here. warnings in the upper midwest. red flag advisory is in the plains. these are frost and freeze warnings into these are flood advisories for the monsoon rains that are coming into the west. tomorrow one more day and well over 1 in. of rain may come down. here is the average rainfall for past and look how the temperatures are all below normal. let's enjoy this warm weather while we've got it. six degrees warmer than 24 hours ago but here is the cool air drop in our temperatures out to the west. look how warm it was today across our parts of the midwest. here is this cool air that is dumping into the country temperatures only made in the 30's today we are in the seventies tonight with '60s out in the suburbs. winds are south at 11, due points just 55. a high mold spore count. these are current temperatures. the fact that the warmer air is out to the west means that we have some warmer air yet to go. this is what lifts the air and makes the rainsh
to the heart of the case that the government has been unwilling to turn over. >> the u.s. attorney's office not commenting on pretrial motions but smith's legal team says they will not get a chance to see details on the confidential informant sooner than planned and they hope to persuade the judge to throw out the potentially incriminating recorded conversation part of the sting operation that according to prosecutors captured then a representative derrick smith accepting a $7,000 bribe. he hopes to win back the 10th district after fellow state legislators voted 100-6 to expel him after he was or rested. >> the irony is that there is a concern of efforts by a lot of democrats to have someone else elected someone who doesn't even live in the district. let's tyson is the man that anderson is talking about. yes, tyson concedes he lives just outside the tents after redistricting outside boundaries but he says he knows what's ailing people on the west side and he will bring a competent leadership to the 10th district. i am going to draft a bill that creates tax credits for employers to hire ex
that u.s. president stopped such a deal. the man the produced a film that triggered deadly protest in the muslim world is now jailed in l.a. accused of violating his probation, a federal judge ordered him to remain in custody until his future hearing saying he was a danger to the community and a flight risk. his probation for a bank fraud conviction and he was also barred from using the internet. prosecutors are investigating whether he posted the video on youtube. the so-called tylenol poisoning anniversary is this weekend. extra strength tylenol capsules were laced with cyanide and we talked to the woman that put the clues together. >> as you know three of the seven victims died in arlington heights so there is still a vivid memory despite all the passing years especially for the nurse who was the first to make the connection between the tainted tylenol and deaths. >> palin jensen was the first to see it with one dead in two others on life support all from the same family, the village nurse was called to northwest community hospital where doctors paramedics and police struggled
the 0-2 pitch. he is sitting on 33 homers and 110 r.b.i.'s. 2-2. chops that one foul. when you get two strikes, you have to adjust but he makes these adjustments we have been talking about all evening from pitch to pitch. steve: he also seems to cut down his stroke almost in half when he has an opportunity to drive in a run. if he gets a hanger obviously he will try to hit it out of the park. but all things considered, he is just looking for some contact, a way to get the run home. ken: well, he has been the best hitter i have seen, right-handed hitter i have seen since the big hurt frank thomas in his first eight years. the first eight years, frank thomas was the best right-handed hitter i have ever seen. he put up numbers that maybe nobody will ever approach again. it was unbelievable. talking about batting average, home runs, r.b.i.'s, walks, runs scored. just unbelievable. that is going to get the diop done and it is 5-0. steve: well, basically he fought off every pitch until he got one he could loop off
of virtually every federal enforcement agency that you could think of including the irs atf u.s. marshals and so on and we're going to target the individuals and the areas that are most problematic. >> at the very moment to denounce the new strategy underscoring the challenge ahead, 15 year-old girl suffers a serious gunshot wound on her way home from school at west garfield park, she is in stable condition but chicago's neighborhoods are anything but stable in this terrible season of violence. the mayor acknowledges that after a very bad month chicago police reporting that 55 people were killed and even with agents chicago police have their work cut out for them. >> he has been practicing dentistry for two years in chicago but he's not licensed and was now rested for impersonating a dentist he is also charged with unlawful possession of hypodermic syringes he was practicing dentistry out of the house and no. emerson performing root canals and much more, he went to dental school in mexico city but did not provide documentation he had another location and sought up to 30 patients a week
the area it's a very very cool night out there. readings in the 50s at most locations. notice, our wind gust forecast doesn't show much for the chicago area but strong winds are expected both south and west of us. so eventually we'll get into some fairly brisk weather conditions. now cool air. notice it's hanging around and in fact, reinforced on sunday. take a look at this. this is quite an outbreak of cold. it expected next weekend. in fact by this time next week. we may not get out of the 40's. at the moment we'll call for a high of 51. most spots less than 10 miles per hour at the moment. >> the radar picture, big action down along the gulf coast. there are flood watches and warnings in effect in some of these areas. notice the rains in the carolinas. a number of hail reports there. and down in florida a rather messy evening with showers and thunderstorms. i mentioned some flood watches. these are flash flood watches in
tonight. the lake is still plenty warm in the '70s. frost and freeze advisories' out west. you will see that reflected in this forecast. we expect about a 57 at o'hare. sunny, windy but warmer tomorrow. 582. we had a 75 today by comparison. los 62 tomorrow night and 86 degrees on wednesday, mostly sunny we have breaking news to go to right now karen lewis is about to speak at sea to you headquarters let's have a listen. so they didn't have anything to offer us that was any different. it's pretty important that we maintain cordial relations. it's pretty important that we try to get this settled, we have been working all day so forgive me if i'm cranky there is a truth issue on the question of evaluation. first of all the meier are claiming that somehow it's been legal for us to bargain our evaluations that is not true. on a common-sense basis why not trust the educators who actually know how school works to have input into evaluation? it doesn't make any sense not to. we actually had some insight into how to make this curriculum work this proposal and i have it on my phone that cts gave
for the chicago daily news back in the '30's but this folkies snapped in 1936 of a plane crash near midway airport changed his life. the photo has the pilot standing there. no one died, the pilot was a hero and he made an extra $3. he started photograph and family members, his mother, grandmother, the dog making them feel comfortable in front of the camera distills served him well when he hired his son after buying his own newspaper. >> for him photography was a way to accent the story more than telling the story itself. alomar also hired michele more she worked her way up to editor married the boss's son danny into now teaches journalism at morgan college in cicero. >> they never were without their cameras and oftentimes they were there when the police were responding. it was somewhat horrifying because we saw all of these murdered people or fire and car accidents but the immediacy of the subject is weaving. his most famous photo was this one snapped an oak lawn april 31, 1967. there were only two photos, i think ap bought it as well and it ran all over the country. it wasn't until elmer's death
waves to 14 ft. as we warm into the '70s. look at the range shaft coming down and here we captured last night storms coming in nick is a professional photographer into does great work thank you for that. somebody else wrote and said why were cloud so interesting looking today? that was an interesting observation we had some puffy cumulus develop. their ratings still on parts of michigan on the other side of the lake but it's going to be a beautiful day tomorrow just very windy. there is damage from florida through maryland and the washington d.c. area all the way to new york state and these are the storms that did it. cool air was making its way out east. the lake affect iran's are now starting to fade away. we have another front coming into a pretty good storm here and this thing is a wind machine and it will come in tomorrow there are still watches for thunderstorms in possible tornadoes for the extreme east coast and also some wind advisories and skill warnings out in the lake. don't be surprised if a red flag warning is issued for us. here in chicago we lost 15 decreesdegrees. hawk
we tie the record for the most 90's in chicago and we may do that before those storms arrive. we are eminently ready to get in on the storm's a severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 2:00 p.m.. variable winds at 4-14 tomorrow a mix of sun and clouds allowing it to get heated again. we will develop new storms in the afternoon or evening and those could be severe with more weather watches and high 90. tomorrow night storms at 64 in the beautiful cooler and less human thursday a high of 82 with more rain late in the week and into saturday morning. coming up michelle obama about to take the stage we will take a portion of the speech coming up. for [ female announcer ] over the years your mouth has sipped, snacked, ...yellowed... lived, loved ...yellowed... chatted, chewed, ...yellowed. and over all those years, your teeth...have yellowed. fact is, if you're not whitening, you're yellowing. crest 3d white whitestrips remove over ten years of stains by going below the enamel surface. and, they whiten 25 times better than a leading whiten
the middle east. they are the latest call for demonstrations against the u.s. they took to the streets into have had americans there on the edge. i am not going to speak because it is classified you could imagine that wherever we think it's necessary we take appropriate security measures and we will continue to do that. also taking place today in afghanistan nearly 300 people took to the streets in koppel. 1500 police reportedly injured they're blaming all of the attacks on police on the anti islamic film made in the u.s.. sentencing is expected to take place after a hearing to determine if he is a sexually violent predator. a french court deciding tuesday whether to order an injunction of the topless photos of prince william's wife kate middleton they are trying to avoid headlines to other magazines also printed photos of kate without her permission. this video taken with a hidden camera given to the magazine mother jones and posted online nearly half of all americans will vote for president barack obama because they rely on government support. they believe that they are entitled to h
released by the justice department 14 federal law officials should be disciplined for allowing 2000 u.s. firearms to fall into the hands of mexican drug cartels and attorney general eric holder did not know of the program's controversial tactics. republicans wanted holder to step down and they even voted to hold him in contempt of congress as they suspected he allowed the gun walking operations to take place. to top managers left the justice department following the release of that report. housing and hope for the homeless. taking a look at a safe haven with a special mission. why you could soon be paying more to watch your favorite chicago team in action. toys r us is already out with its list of the hottest toys for the christmas season. >> a blood test for depression and that may aid in treatment people with the greatest depression also have high levels of inflammation. bio markers in the blood. these patients could immediately start on stronger medication after a simple blood test and that will eliminate the need for trial and error medication changes. measuring bpa in the urine
customer is s >> crews were slow down because of low overhead... >> south side teenager is charged with killing another teenager in front of the victim's mother and brothers. the 17 year-old is charged with first-degree murder. his schedule for a bond hearing tomorrow. he is accused of shooting another 17 year-old. the victim's mother says he exchanged words with her son and the parking lot of a laundromat that allegedly shot him. he was pronounced dead at the hospital >> there was more gun violence in chicago this weekend with at least 11 people wounded and two killed. one of the dead was a 45 year-old owner of an uptown beauty salon. she was killed just after 5:00 this morning inside an apartment complex. she is behind a sister, a 22 year- old son and the 17 year-old foster daughter. her friends and co-workers remember her as a kind and generous person >> she was my best friend... >> people need to stop killing >> while no one has been charged in the murder at, police responding to the scene found a man with facial lacerations near the apartment where the shooting occurred. h
oil imports by 1 million bar. a day more than any administration in recent history and today the u.s. say is less dependent on foreign oil than at any time in the last two decades. so now you have a choice. between a strategy that reverts progress or one that builds on it. we have opened millions of new acres for oil and gas exploration over the last three years and we will open more but unlike my opponent i will not let oil companies to write this country's energy plan or collect another $4 billion in corporate welfare from our taxpayers we're offering a better path. we're offering a better path. if future where we keep investing in wind and solar and clean coal where farmers and scientists harness new biofuels to harness our cars and trucks, construction workers build homes and factories that waste less energy we develop a 100 years' supply of natural gas that is right beneath our feet. if you choose this past weekend cut our oil imports in half by 2020 and support more than 600,000 new jobs in natural gas alone. and yes my plan will continue to reduce the carbon pollution that
tomorrow still fairly nice, eighties are forecast in the area but temperatures dropped to the mid- 70s on friday and look at these nighttime lows. the reason for the big cool dawn is a book called a jet stream out in western north america that turns the flow and from the northwest here in chicago and there is a little storm that could spend up watch attorn northeastward right there in that bright band of rain coming to the area by friday evening. the reins pulled out of here and we have some pretty good rain falls for all of this as you can see here is our 7 day forecast 82 tomorrow and 77 on friday. a very windy and blustery day. it's not a permanent cool down but a little bit of a break. apple sends out in lights for a special event next weekend word is that they will announce the new iphone 5 the station simply says it's almost here and the no. 5 can be seen in the shadow of the 12th for the date. it will have a larger screen, faster processor and 4 g networks speed. it could sell up to 10 million units the first week. alex rios this year proved to be the perfect remedy for the whit
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